The website for everyone in the Old Aberdeen community

Old Aberdeen

Next meeting of the Old Aberdeen

Community Council :

Tuesday, 15th September @ 7.30PM at
Old Aberdeen Town House - top floor.

We hope these pages will provide you with a wide range of information about the area, including planning issues, local businesses and information for tourists. You can come along to any of the Community Council’s monthly meetings, or contact us through our mail address:

Local organisations and businesses are invited to provide input about what they offer and to send in any topical news, too.

For any communication regarding this web site, please contact:

The minutes for the last meeting should  be <HERE>, but - if they’re not, -  we may be a bit late!

Data Protection
While the Old Aberdeen Community Council has been  registered under the Data Protection Act for many years, the advent of the General Data Protection Register has required a re-visit to this subject which has included a requirement to provide a ‘Privacy Notice’ to clarify who we are ,what information we hold, why and for how long.
This is now available on this web site and can be accessed by clicking here.

On line Community Council Meetings

On-line Community Council Meeting  - Tuesday 18th August at 7.30pm
Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Old Aberdeen Community Council has cancelled face to face meetings but we are holding on-line meetings.
Residents and interested parties with questions or concerns on community matters should get in touch with us by email using before Tuesday.

Residents and interested parties may also take part in the on-line meeting – just let us know beforehand using the same email address and we will send you the link details on the Monday before the meeting.

The agenda for the meeting will follow our normal structure, but to reduce meeting duration we will try to obtain written reports from the main parties for circulation beforehand.

 Please note we will be using WebEx this time to enable our Councillors to attend (Aberdeen Council will not permit Zoom on their equipment). Log-in details to be sent out on Monday.

Proposed agenda:

1. Present and apologies

2. Minutes of previous meetings (June and July) and matters arising.

3. Police update (if available)

4. UoA update

5. AUSA reps update (if available)

6. Seaton Park update (if available)

7. Planning issues

     *Planning issues since June meeting

     *UoA and conservation area tree works (EK)

8. ‘Community Vision for Old Aberdeen' - progress update including:

     *Tourism; wayfinder maps and public benches

     *Dog mess

     *Cycle routes and cycling on pavements

9. Other local issues

     *Proposed Local Development Plan and proposed HMO comments.                       (Consultation closes 31 August).

     *Next newsletter

10. City Councillors’ update, hopefully including:

      *Any update on missing College Bounds bus gate camera?

      *Any update on status of ACC strategy for streets laid with granite setts – report originally due in March (RG)

11. Treasurer’s report

12. Date for next meeting

13. Any representations from members of the public and AOB.

Thanks to everyone who took part!
Have a look at the results

A Community Vision for Old Aberdeen